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Silence

Last night as I settled down to sleep, I was met with a most unusual silence. Those who read “Weeding with the claw” will know that I moved recently, a move which brought with it new surroundings. 597 more words

Random Images (and Sound)---A Soothing Moment

My Moto Z Play takes decent video, so I’ve been experimenting. Honestly, though, I got a Nikon Long Zoom late last year that’s even better and I don’t remember which one I took this with. 85 more words

Eastern Whipbird nesting, calling, and showing its colours

Eastern Whipbirds make the oddest noise. As their name implies, their call sounds a little like a whip cracking: p-p-peeeuuw pheuw-pheuw. Actually, to me, it sounds more like a laser gun in a child’s science fiction game. 145 more words

Birdwatching

GROUNDED SWIFT TAKES OFF! OH WINGS, OH SPEED, OH BOY!

AUGUST 2
We have swifts, though in reality, not parables but
Bolts in the world’s need: swift
Swifts, not in punishment not in ecstasy, simply…
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Birds

Wednesday's Wordless Picture Books - Birdsong - The Adventures of Polo - Sidewalk Circus

I picked up three new wordless picture books to share with you this week. We enjoyed all three. I hope that you find a few of these interesting! 990 more words

Reads

Song of the Summer: Swainson's Thrush Aria

From Glacier National Park to Oregon’s coastal forests, one bird sings its way into our hearts all summer long. Wes and I wake to their spiraling aria at Rising Sun Campground on the east side of Glacier as wild rose hues mist the soaring peaks where adjectives like “majestic” are not enough. 599 more words

Nature